Styczen is a versatile, distance-oriented nab for the Cavaliers. Right now, he’s best suited for the distance free and IM races.
Jan Karolczak, who represented Poland at the 2019 European Junior and World Junior Swimming Championships, has verbally committed to Virginia.
This summer in long course, Pennington went lifetime bests in the 400 free, 800 free, and 1500 free at the 2019 Speedo Junior Nationals.
Mason Romantic, who won the 1500m free at CA/NV Sectionals in Santa Clarita last summer, has verbally committed to Brown for the fall of 2020.
Anna Elendt, who finished 7th at the 2019 World Championships in the 50 breaststroke representing Germany, has verbally committed to the Texas Longhorns.
York and York County YMCA’s Nyah Stahl has committed to swim at UMBC beginning in the fall of 2020. She is the first from her class to commit to the school.
2019 Futures and Summer Juniors qualifier Micah Chambers announced his decision to swim at Missouri State University beginning in the 2020-2021 season.
Zionsville Swim Club’s Elyse Heiser has announced her verbal commitment to Indiana University’s class of 2025.
After committing to Air Force last year, Zach Franklin has recommitted to the University of Georgia, where he’ll begin this spring.
Alex Neff of TIDE Swimming has verbally committed to in-state Virginia Tech for 2020-21.
Olympic Trials qualifier Ella Bathurst verbally commits to Virginia, bringing the Cavaliers even more versatility to a growing class of 2021.
Ryan Wylie, who currently trains with the Athens Bulldog Swim Club, will stay close to home and swim for the University of Georgia in college.
At the 2019 World Junior Championships, with Team Canada, Herbert made the semifinals in the 50 breast and finished 15th overall.
Abby Kapeller, who recently moved from Aquajets to Riptide, has verbally committed to swim at the University of Virginia beginning in the 2021 school year.
Trent Frandson, the top 500-freestyler in the class of 2021, has announced his verbal commitment to Cal.